The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Taunton during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 27 23 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 4.40% 7.00% 7.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.55% 7.00% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 3
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 88 100 42
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 96.70% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 96 27
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% +1.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £16,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Taunton

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in Taunton.

Salary trend for Software Developer in Taunton

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Taunton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Taunton over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Taunton

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Taunton region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) Entity Framework
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (40.00%) Ajax
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) JSON
5 3 (30.00%) WCF
5 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 3 (30.00%) Android
5 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
5 3 (30.00%) Big Data
5 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (30.00%) Android Development
5 3 (30.00%) BPSS Clearance

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (40.00%) Ajax
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (40.00%) Entity Framework
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) JSON
4 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (20.00%) CSS3
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (20.00%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Android
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Android Development
3 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (10.00%) MCSD
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
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